European Federation for Welding, Joining and Cutting (EWF) - EWF aims at providing world class, European focused, value added products and support services to its members and their communities in the field of joining, welding and related technologies on an international basis.
Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional (IEFP) – The Portuguese Employment and Vocational Training Institute is a public body falling under the Ministry of Solidarity, Labour and Social Solidarity. It is responsible for carrying out the employment and vocational training policies defined and approved by the government.
Instituto de Soldadura e Qualidade (ISQ) – ISQ is a private, non-profit, independent technological institution operating worldwide, offering its experience in technical inspections, assistance for engineering, consultancy services and training, supported by transversal research and development activities.
Agência Nacional para a Qualificação e o Ensino Profissional (ANQEP IP) – This public body that aims to coordinate the implementation of policies regarding the education and vocational training of young people and adults, as well as to ensure the development and management of the National System for the Recognition, Validation and Certification of Competences (RVCC).
MATRAI Welding Ltd. - MATRAI’s main activities are welding training and education for certification and qualification. The educational knowledge of MATRAI is based on its almost 30 years welding training experience, trying to combine the so called traditional educational methods with innovative and modern educational tools.
Magyar Hegesztéstechnikai és Anyagvizsgálati Egyesülés (MHtE) – MHtE’s main activities are QA of qualification, the certification of welders, material testers, welding engineers, technicians, the promotion of advanced studies of the professionals and the development of the welding industry.
Heves Megyei Kereskedelmi és Iparkamara (HKIK) - The HKIK most important objective is to promote the development and the organization of the economy, to facilitate representation of the business units’ interests. It counts with around 800 volunteer members, operating in 3 sections: Industrial, Commercial and Handicraft.
Hogskolen I Oslo Og Akershus (HIOA) – HIOA is Norway's largest state university college. Most of the college's activities are aimed at vocational professional education and the college has an important responsibility to recruit professionals to the central tasks of Norwegian society.
NTI-MMM Ltd. (NTIM) – NTIM is an R&D centre spinoff from the former operator of the EU program Leonardo da Vinci, having since then carried out research in different industrial organisation in areas ranging from emission from cars/combustion engines to welding.
TI has continuously developed its services in response to new industry developments. Over the years, the company has made a number of acquisitions to reinforce its position as a leading national player in the TIC industry (Testing, Inspection & Certification).
Institucion Profesional Salesiana (IPS) – IPS is Spanish a Private Training institution that provides VET training (both high and medium degrees) in several specialties and collaborates with several organizations, such as Confederación Española de Organizaciones Empresariales del Metal (Confemetal).The center has a team of expert technical teachers with strong experience in the field of vocational training and technical consulting.
Asociacion Espanola de Soldadura y Tecnologias de Union (CESOL) - CESOL is an independent and non-profit association of people and companies. It’s specialized in providing information, the certification of people, products and processes, training, advice and technical assistance to industries that use welding and other union technologies.
Dirección del Área de Formación para el Empleo – Dirección General de Formación - Comunidad de Madrid (DGF-Madrid) – It’s a public organism focused on the promotion, coordination, support and supervision of the activities that fall within the Ministry responsible for employment strategies, policies to promote employment, labour and employment training.